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Briefs: Aspen boys tennis wins season opener, softball falls twice, BME update  Aspen Times

Aspen boys tennis opens season with easy win over Durango. The Aspen High School boys tennis team got its season underway Saturday with an easy 7-0 win ...



Woody Creek teen pleads guilty in Aspen area sex assault cases  Aspen Times

A Woody Creek teen charged with sexually assaulting four local girls pleaded guilty Thursday to rape and physical assault in exchange for a plea deal that could ...



Review: Lugansky, Hadelich in majestic recitals at Aspen Music Festival and School  Aspen Times

It will be hard to top the one-two punch this past week of pianist Nikolai Lugansky on Tuesday and violinist Augustin Hadelich on Wednesday. Both were ...



A kid-friendly, one-act 'Wizard of Oz' from Theatre Aspen  Aspen Times

Theatre Aspen's student production of “The Wizard of Oz” has all the classic characters and songs, but it's presented with an unusual, modern twist. Glinda's pink ...



Aspen High School seniors say goodbye, graduate Saturday  Aspen Times

Nearly 130 seniors will bid adieu to Aspen High School and say hello to their futures when commencement exercises take place from 1 to 3 p.m. today at the.



Roaring Fork Schools names Markham as financial director  Aspen Times

A product of the Carbondale public schools is set to become the successor to longtime Roaring Fork School District finance chief Shannon Pelland, who is ...



Project Graduation party celebrates 30 years in Aspen  Aspen Daily News

A beloved local tradition will return Saturday when Aspen High School's 129 graduating seniors, having received their diplomas earlier in the day, will convene ...



Aspen High School sends two robotics teams to Colorado state championships  Aspen Times

There aren't many outlets for students who can build and program like Aspen High School sophomore Alex Appleby. Which is exactly why he and a few dozen ...



Pros help Aspen schools' 'Peter Pan' soar | News  Aspen Daily News

Typically, when a high school or middle school theater troupe puts on a play, a degree of amateurism is expected. Whether it's the set, the costumes, the lighting ...



Aspen Middle School hires new principal with background in climate, culture  Aspen Times

With any new job, there's a learning curve, but at least Eva Allen can say she's gotten to know a good number of people involved with the Aspen School.



Aspen High School valedictorian: Keep going, no matter what  Aspen Times

Editor's note: The following speech was written and delivered by Aspen High School valedictorian Cole Petersen, who will attend Harvard University this fall.



A bittersweet departure for Aspen Middle School principal  Aspen Times

Each morning when the front doors open at Aspen Middle School, Principal Craig Rogers is there outside, shaking students' hands, giving them back pats and ...



Aspen High girls lacrosse finishes regular season undefeated for first time  Aspen Times

It's doubtful that Amanda Trendell would call her team perfect. No coach would.But a decade into program existence, this year's team did something no other ...



Aspen High student Jesse Lopez rises from horrific times to earn prestigious Daniels scholarship  Aspen Times

It was the fall semester of 2014, and Jesse Lopez was starting over.A new home. A new school. And new guardians. His first year in the Aspen school system,



Kelley Francis, Aspen High School girls soccer beats Roaring Fork  Aspen Times

Ella Trane's only gripe was her gloves being frozen by the end of the game. Otherwise, the Aspen High School junior goalie was perfectly happy with their 3-0 ...



Aspen superintendent John Maloy announces retirement at school board meeting  Aspen Times

In an emotional yet firm statement to the Board of Education at its meeting Monday, Superintendent John Maloy announced his retirement from the Aspen School ...



Aspen School District CFO resigns after nearly 11 years  Aspen Times

The Aspen School District and its chief financial officer of nearly 11 years have split ways. CFO Kate Fuentes tendered her resignation to the district March 18 ...



The season here, Aspen boys lacrosse looks to move on from recent tragedy  Aspen Times

From the excitement in the locker room to the focus on the field, there wasn't much out of the norm Tuesday when the Aspen High School boys lacrosse team.



Well-known Aspen skier Sam Coffey dead at 29  Aspen Times

Sam Coffey, a well-known local skier who grew up in Snowmass Village, died Monday, according to friends who were close to him. He was 29.While vacationing ...



Aspen School District to open enrollment to out-of-district students  Aspen Times

Citing an enrollment drop of approximately 25 students for the 2019-20 school year, Superintendent John Maloy announced Tuesday that the Aspen School ...



'Little Women' opens today at Aspen High School for 3-day run  Aspen Times

The Aspen High School production of “Little Women” will open on Thursday at the Black Box Theatre. It will run at 6 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, with an ...



Aspen High graduation a fun, yet serious, affair that wants graduates to 'just keep swimming'  Aspen Times

The musical performances at the Aspen High School graduation ceremony Saturday inside the Benedict Music Tent were incredibly memorable. And not just the ...



New allegations of alcohol and drug use by Aspen High School students  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

For the third time in the past two months, allegations have surfaced about alcohol and possible drug use by Aspen High School students. The latest incident ...



Cops: Aspen parents face felony charges after giving coke to minor, alcohol to others  Aspen Times

An Aspen teen and his parents were charged Monday with giving cocaine and alcohol to underage high school students during parties at their home near Aspen ...



Cast of Aspen High School's 'Peter Pan' takes to the skies  Aspen Times

Can you really fly?” the young John Darling asks the iconic title character in an early scene of the stage musical “Peter Pan.”Peter responds, hands confidently ...



Aspen High boys, girls lacrosse teams roll to easy home wins on Saturday  Aspen Times

Matching up against a bigger Front Range team in Golden, there was plenty of justification for Amanda Trendell's worries prior to Saturday's game at Iselin Field.



AHS club picks up trash to sponsor Guatemalan student  Aspen Daily News

Guatemala Literacy Club helping 17-year-old's path to graduation.



Aspen School District aims to buy six affordable housing units from Basalt  Aspen Times

The town of Basalt has signed a contract to sell six affordable-housing units in Old Snowmass to the Aspen School District. The town wanted to divest itself of the ...



Aspen school board seeks study of campus climate  Aspen Daily News

A third-party survey to examine the Aspen School District's climate and culture will be commissioned at the behest of the board of education, officials decided ...



Meetings begin over Aspen School District's climate, culture  Aspen Times

The climate and culture study at the Aspen School District is underway with a Denver firm that has been hired by the Board of Education.Board members last ...



'Paradise Corner' in Aspen to be lost in 2021  Aspen Times

Move over cookies and make way for cashmere.Paradise Bakery — since 1981 a downtown gathering place for visitors, friends, families and artists, as well pets ...



Aspen High School girls lacrosse enjoys being out of the spotlight as season (hopefully) gets going  Aspen Times

The Aspen High School girls lacrosse team is oddly happy about not being ranked to begin the 2019 season. Including the eight that received at least a vote in.



Members of Aspen family charged in cocaine case make first court appearances  Aspen Daily News

An attorney representing an Aspen father who, along with his wife, hosted parties that allegedly saw cocaine and alcohol provided freely to high school students, ...



Aspen School District hires new HR director  Aspen Times

The Aspen School District announced Tuesday the hiring of attorney Molly Owens, a public defender in Glenwood Springs, as its new human resources director ...



Winter weather welcomes summer around Aspen, central Colorado mountains  Aspen Times

Weather advisories coming from the National Weather *Service* ran the gamut Saturday in Pitkin County and around Aspen, and it didn't seem like the second ...



What's the Big Deal: Aspen condo fetches $5.7 million  Aspen Times

The sale of this downtown Aspen condo was the most expensive property transaction recorded in Pitkin County last week.



Aspen bans flavored nicotine products, joins handful of communities  Aspen Times

The last action the old Aspen City Council took on Monday before a new one was sworn in was a big one — banning the sale of flavored nicotine products within ...



Aspen Country Day School apologizes for missing student, cases of frost-nip on recent outdoor ed trip  Aspen Times

A fourth-grade Aspen Country Day School student went missing for a period of time on a backcountry ski trip earlier this month as part of the school's ...



Aspen's Fourth of July drone show again canceled  Aspen Times

For the second year in a row, the Fourth of July drone show has been canceled, the Aspen Chamber Resort Association announced Tuesday afternoon.



Backcountry avalanche claims lives of two local men  Aspen Daily News

Two local men who were involved with youth lacrosse programs in Aspen were killed in an avalanche in Gunnison County on Saturday, according to the Mt.



Briefs Jan. 12: AHS skiing starts season; hockey falls to Fort Collins  Aspen Times

ASPEN HIGH SCHOOL SKI TEAMS OPEN SEASON OVER THE WEEKEND The Aspen High School alpine ski team opened its season Friday at Aspen ...



Longtime Aspen local Jerome Hatem found dead under snowmobile on backside of Aspen Mountain  Aspen Times

Jerome “Jerry” Hatem, a longtime member and organizer of the Gentlemen of Aspen Rugby Club, was found dead late Monday underneath a snowmobile on the ...



Aspen to become a maze of cone zones during construction season  Aspen Times

Construction season begins today as the right of way opens for workers to dig underground for the next several months. There are around two dozen public and ...



Ute Foundation to host first-ever powwow in Aspen  Aspen Times

The Aspen Ute Foundation is introducing its first-ever powwow to the Roaring Fork Valley this weekend. To be held Saturday, the Shining Mountains Pow Wow ...



Superintendent has no plans to step aside  Aspen Daily News

Aspen School District Superintendent John Maloy said Thursday he is not feeling pressure to resign, despite a concerted effort by the Aspen Parent Action ...



With culture survey complete, Aspen School District eyes next steps  Aspen Times

What the Climate and Culture Survey said. Below is a sampling of the responses given to that Aspen School District staff members gave to a survey they ...



Aspen girls lacrosse season ends with quarterfinal loss to Valor; soccer falls to Jefferson Academy  Aspen Times

Maybe the Aspen High School girls lacrosse team wasn't quite ready to win a state championship, but it did more than enough this spring to prove the ...



Aspen city manager candidate profile distributed nationally  Aspen Times

The search for Aspen's next city manager is now underway as a candidate profile has been completed and will be distributed nationally.



Inaugural climate change event in Aspen will include Grammy-studded concert at Benedict Tent  Aspen Times

Grammy-winners Patti LaBelle, Alan Parsons, Colbie Caillat and others will highlight a concert next month at Benedict Music Tent as part of a new Aspen event ...



Photos: Aspen Misc., Feb. 10, 2019  Aspen Times

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Aspen girls soccer tosses aside Englewood in first round of state playoffs  Aspen Times

Kelley Francis scored goals like she does, the defense refused to even bend and the Aspen High School girls soccer team made easy work of visiting ...



Aspen senior, parents to appear in court April 15  Aspen Times

A 19-year-old Aspen High School senior and his parents charged with giving drugs and alcohol to minors will make their first appearance in court April 15.



Tommy Cox takes over as Aspen High School boys lacrosse coach  Aspen Times

Tommy Cox never expected to coach. In fact, after he left St. John's University in Queens, where he played NCAA Division I lacrosse, the Long Island-native ...



Business Monday: W Aspen eyes debut in July  Aspen Times

The opening of one of Aspen's most anticipated hotels in years won't make it in time for the Food & Wine Classic held June 14 to 16, with the.



AVSC, Aspen High School Nordic team set to host big weekend of races  Aspen Times

The Nordic trails near the Aspen Valley Ski and Snowboard Club will be plenty busy this weekend when the Aspen High School cross-country ski team joins up ...



Mary Williams, Aspen High girls tennis heads to state tournament  Aspen Times

The Aspen High School girls tennis team has a chance to do something it hasn't in recent memory, and that's possibly make a run at a state title. While.



Aspen's annual July 4 fireworks show canceled; drones in the plans  Aspen Times

With an eye on wildfire concerns, the president of the Aspen Chamber Resort Association said Tuesday morning there would not be Fourth of July fireworks over ...



Aspen High School boys ski team wins state championship, girls take second  Aspen Times

The only thing missing from the high school state skiing championships Thursday and Friday in Durango were the cowboy boots. With feet of snow pounding the ...



Three Aspen High School golfers among those recognized on national signing day  Aspen Times

The journey to get to this point involved a lot more than putting pen to paper, but that's all Aspen High School senior Jack Hughes had left to do.



On the U.S.-Mexico border with Aspen area students and World Leadership School  Aspen Times

Every day there is a new article or story about immigration and the situation along the U.S.-Mexico border. Depending on one's media source, the news ...



Groggy bears starting to appear in Aspen; officials give reminder on locking up trash  Aspen Times

Bears around Aspen are beginning to wake up from their winter hibernation and head in search of something to fill their empty bellies.



Aspen girls lacrosse holds off Air Academy, advances to its first state quarterfinal  Aspen Times

Having a first-round bye is a good thing. But for the Aspen High School girls lacrosse team, it also meant a lot of waiting and wondering.“We were just so.



Michael Goerne Remembered At Aspen High School After Avalanche Death  CBS Denver

ASPEN, Colo. (CBS4)– Two Roaring Fork Valley men are being remembered after they died Saturday in an avalanche in the East Brush Creek area near ...



Jonathan Francis (Jon) Hollinger  Aspen Times

Jonathan Francis (Jon) Hollinger of Aspen, Colorado, passed away peacefully under the full moon at the age of 75, on Thursday, March 21st — the first morning ...



Aspen remembers Annie Teague, adventurous, beloved teacher of 50 years  Aspen Times

Annie Teague, a beloved, longtime Aspen local and teacher, died peacefully inside her mountain cabin up Lenado on Saturday. She was 72.A “selfless” free ...



Edward John Daniel  Aspen Times

Edward J. “Eddie” Daniel III passed away March 16, 2018 at his home in Largo, Florida. He was born on July 30, 1948 in St. Cloud, Minnesota to Edward.



Aspen, Basalt high baseball teams getting into gear with new coaches after snowy start  Aspen Times

It wasn't long ago that Crawford Field in El Jebel was covered in snow. This being where the Aspen High School baseball team practices and plays its home ...



Jerome Edward Hatem  Aspen Times

Jerome (Jerry) of Aspen Colorado was born in Columbus, Ohio to the late Thomas and Kathryn L Hatem. In addition to his parents, Jerry is preceded in death by.



Vice President Pence to attend Aspen fundraiser Monday  Aspen Times

Monday's $35,000-a-couple fundraiser starring Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to take place at a private club in Aspen owned by two gay men, sources ...



Aspen, Roaring Fork school districts cancel classes for Wednesday because of snowstorm  Aspen Times

The Aspen School District and the Roaring Fork School District have canceled classes for Wednesday because of an overnight snowstorm and more snow ...



Aspen hall-of-famer Sigrid Stapleton dies at age 83  Aspen Times

When Sigrid Stapleton moved to Aspen as a teenager from Chicago, it took her a bit to get used to the mountain life. But she found her place and.



Guns found in Snowmass Village home of alleged armed robber  Aspen Times

Aspen police found four guns, including an AR-15 rifle, in the home of a man arrested for allegedly robbing the Theatre Aspen concession stand at knifepoint last ...



Four valley students receive prestigious full-ride scholarships  Aspen Daily News

Steven Javier Garcia-Machuca of Basalt High School, Jesse Lopez from Aspen High School and Roaring Fork High School's Solana Teitler and Lux Andrade ...



First serve: AHS girls tennis season is underway after 6-1 win over Fruita  Aspen Times

Only a match into the season and there are a lot of unknowns for the Aspen High School girls tennis team. Not on that list is senior Mary Williams,



Georgia Grace Gibsone  Aspen Times

Georgia Grace Orcutt was born on December, 13th 1988 in Dallas, Texas to Allen and Barbara Orcutt. She moved to Glenwood Springs, Colorado with her ...



Preps May 15: Aspen girls lacrosse, soccer teams ready for quarterfinal matchups  Aspen Times

Aspen girls lacrosse hosts Valor Christian today in state quarterfinals The Aspen High School girls lacrosse team will host Valor Christian at 5 p.m. Wednesday ...



CMC's Aspen expansion could include dorms  Aspen Times

Colorado Mountain College officials are considering expanding their Aspen campus to include housing for as many as 175 students and a new hospitality and ...



Wildlife officials: Bear killed in Aspen was the one that bit hiker on Hunter Creek Trail  Aspen Times

The bear killed Friday by state wildlife officers was confirmed Wednesday as the same bear that bit a woman Memorial Day on the Hunter Creek Trail, according ...



Arin Trook of Aspen ID'd as skier who died in Monday avalanche near Ashcroft  Aspen Times

Arin Trook was remembered Tuesday for his work as a stalwart for the environment, using his passion for the outdoors and his unique personality to teach the ...



Preps April 27: Aspen girls lacrosse holds off Arapahoe on senior day, now 12-0  Aspen Times

Only once this season had the Aspen High School girls lacrosse team really been tested, so Saturday's home game against Arapahoe was a good change of ...



Aspen girls soccer flies by SkyView, gets rematch with Jefferson in quarterfinals  Aspen Times

Margo McHugh is part of a defensive unit that Aspen High School girls soccer coach John Gillies thinks very highly of. The senior, who plays on the backline ...



James Aldridge, wife Lindsey, take over Aspen High School girls basketball  Aspen Times

James Aldridge hopes to bring a culture change to the Aspen High School girls basketball team, a program in dire need of a makeover.“I want to be competitive.



Aspen art students make their mark in Scholastic competition  Aspen Daily News

Three art students from Aspen High School scored high in the recent Scholastic Art & Writing Award competition, including one who earned the prestigious Gold ...



City of Aspen office projects totaling $48.1M approved  Aspen Times

Aspen City Council on Monday signed off on a nearly $24.8 million contract with Shaw Construction to build a municipal government office building on Rio ...



Tweet All About It: Aspen food and whining  Aspen Times

Each week, we pick out our favorite and not-so-favorite tweets (at least those that are printable) about Aspen and display them on Sunday's page A2.• “Wine ...



In with the old for Aspen's new housing board  Aspen Times

City and county elected officials agreed Tuesday to appoint three sitting members of the Aspen-Pitkin County Housing Authority to serve on a restructured board.



1 student dead, 8 hurt in shooting at STEM school in Highlands Ranch  Aspen Times

HIGHLANDS RANCH (AP) — Two students opened fire Tuesday inside a charter school in an affluent suburb of Denver not far from Columbine High School ...



Teen whose encounter with cop led to officer’s suspension faces 11 charges  Aspen Daily News

The Woody Creek teenager whose life was allegedly threatened by an Aspen police officer, leading to his suspension while state authorities investigate, ...



Aspen High athletic director Martha Richards to coach girls golf team this spring  Aspen Times

Martha Richards didn't have to go far to find a qualified coach for the Aspen High School girls golf team this spring. A former LPGA pro and collegiate coach, the ...



Business Monday: Two new eateries coming to Restaurant Row  Aspen Times

Editor's note: The original version of this article has been corrected due to a reporting error regarding ownership of the commercial portion of the building at 308 ...



Blood disorder may have led to beloved local’s death  Aspen Daily News

The series of strokes that led to the death of Snowmass Village resident Sam Coffey, who was 29, might have been caused by a blood disorder that is hereditary, ...



Area high school students survive car crash into Maroon Creek  Aspen Times

Excessive speed was a factor in a car crash Wednesday night on Maroon Creek Road near the T-Lazy 7 Ranch that injured five area high school students, ...



Aspen's electeds reconsider full flavored nicotine ban  Aspen Times

A majority of Aspen's elected officials are leaning away from a proposed ban on all flavored tobacco products within city limits, and instead will consider a partial ...



Busy day planned in Aspen and Snowmass for Fourth of July  Aspen Times

Even without fireworks and a drone show, Aspen will be full of activities today for its annual Fourth of July festivities. The day will be highlighted by the Old.



Jason Santo named new athletic director at Basalt High School  Aspen Times

Jason Santo is no stranger to the Roaring Fork Valley, which is partly what made it easy for him to jump on board when he was offered the position of athletic ...



Felony charges filed against Aspen teen who crashed Tesla into river, injured passengers  Aspen Times

The District Attorney's Office filed two felony counts of vehicular assault Friday against an Aspen teen at the wheel of a sport-utility vehicle that flew off Maroon ...



Moscow native extradited in Aspen jewelry theft  Aspen Times

A Russian woman suspected of helping steal $95000 worth of jewelry from a downtown Aspen store was charged with felony theft Wednesday in Pitkin County ...



Big snowpack, warm temps in Aspen mean higher river flows  Aspen Times

A spate of warm weather predicted for the next several days is likely to prompt high flows for this time of year in the Roaring Fork River and other.



Aspen girls soccer rolls by Basalt behind four goals from Francis  Aspen Times

The magic finally returned for the Aspen High School girls soccer team over the weekend in a dramatic come-from-behind win over Vail Mountain. It seems the ...



City to ban all flavored tobacco, nicotine products in Aspen  Aspen Times

The city of Aspen is taking steps to ban all flavored tobacco and nicotine products.



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